Privacy Policy


Your privacy is very important to me. At adamatures I have a few fundamental principles that I follow:

  • I don’t ask you for personal information unless I truly need it.
  • I don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop my content, or protect my rights.
  • I don’t store personal information on my servers unless required for the on-going operation of my site.

It is adamatures.com policy to respect your privacy regarding any information I may collect while operating my website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, adamatures collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. adamatures.com purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how visitors use its website.

adamatures.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on my blogs. adamatures.com only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to adamatures.com choose to interact with the website in ways that require adamatures.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that adamatures.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, I ask visitors who comment on my blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive adamatures.com updates via email, I collect their emails. In each case, adamatures.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with the website. adamatures.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

adamatures will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. I will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with my legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce my policies.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights which are enforced under the GDPR. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information I hold about you and if you want it to be removed from my systems, please contact me by filling the contact form at the bottom of the page.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • to access, update or to delete the information I have on you.
  • of rectification.
  • to object.
  • of restriction.
  • to data portability
  • to withdraw consent

For requests regarding personal data please fill out and submit the contact form available at the bottom of the page

How do I collect your data?

Leaving comments on pages or posts on the website requires identifying yourself by providing an email address and a name, and a plugin used in the website called “Antispam Bee” will monitor the comments and IP addresses for spam or inappropriate comments.

Statistics

adamatures.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, the owner of adamatures.com may monitor the most popular pages on adamatures.com or use spam screened by the Antispam Bee service to help identify spam. adamatures may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, adamatures.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

adamatures.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on adamatures behalf or to provide services available at adamatures.com, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using adamatures.com, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. adamatures will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its contractors and affiliated organizations.

As described above, adamatures.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when the owner of adamatures.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of adamatures.com, third parties or the public at large. If you are a subscriber of adamatures and have supplied your email address, adamatures.com may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, projects, posts, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with website. I primarily use my website to communicate this type of information, so I expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send me a request (for example via a support email), I reserve the right to publish it in order to help me clarify or respond to your request or to help me support other users. adamatures.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. adamatures.com uses cookies to help identify and track the website’s visitors, their usage of adamatures.com, and their website access preferences. adamatures.com visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using adamatures.com, with the drawback that certain features of adamatures.com may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Ads

adamatures.com does not display third-party ads directly on the website and therefore any information collected on the website will not be shared with any advertising agency/company through the website itself, but links from third-party websites/services on adamatures.com such as “YouTube” but not limited to it could display ads with the content, any data collected through such third-party services/websites is not under control of the website owner.

Comments

Comments and other content submitted to Antispam Bee service are not saved on my servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case I store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.

What are your data protection rights?

You have the right to revisit the and change your cookie preferences, as well as unsubscribing from email lists (newsletter/s), and you can fill in the contact form at the bottom of the page and ask for your data to be sent to you or deleted from the site.

General notice and mandatory information

Designation of the responsible body

The data controller for this website is:

adamatures.com

The responsible body decides alone or jointly with others on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data (e.g. names, contact details or similar).

Withdrawal of your consent to data processing

Some data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke your consent at any time. An informal communication by e-mail is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right to complain to the competent supervisory authority

As a data subject, you have the right to complain to the competent supervisory authority in the event of a breach of data protection law. The competent supervisory authority with regard to data protection issues is the state data protection commissioner of the federal state. The following link provides a list of data protection officers and their contact details: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

You have the right to have data that I process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfilment of a contract handed over to you or to third parties. The data will be provided in a machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible party, this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.

Right to information, correction, blocking, deletion

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to free information about your stored personal data, the origin of the data, their recipients and the purpose of the data processing and, if applicable, a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. In this regard and also for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time via the contact options listed in the imprint.

SSL or TLS encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as the site operator, my website uses SSL or TLS encryption. This means that data you transmit via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the “https://” address line of your browser and the lock symbol in the browser line.

Contact form

Data transmitted via the contact form, including your contact details, are stored in order to process your enquiry or to be available for follow-up questions. This data will not be passed on without your consent.

The data entered in the contact form is processed exclusively on the basis of your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal notification by e-mail is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Data transmitted via the contact form will remain with us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent to store it or there is no longer any need to store the data. Mandatory legal provisions – in particular retention periods – remain unaffected.

Storage period of contributions and comments

Contributions and comments as well as related data, such as IP addresses, are stored. The content remains on my website until it has been completely deleted or had to be deleted for legal reasons.

The storage of posts and comments is based on your consent. A revocation of your already given consent is possible at any time. An informal communication by e-mail is sufficient for the revocation. The legality of data processing operations that have already taken place remains unaffected by the revocation.

Subscribing to comments

As a user of my website, you can subscribe to comments after registering. With a confirmation e-mail, I check whether you are the owner of the e-mail address provided. You can cancel the subscription function for comments at any time via a link contained in a subscription e-mail. Data entered to set up the subscription will be deleted in the event of unsubscription. If this data has been transmitted to us for other purposes and elsewhere, it will still remain with us.

Newsletter data

To send my newsletter, I require an e-mail address from you. Verification of the e-mail address provided is necessary and you must agree to receive the newsletter. Additional data is not collected or is voluntary. The data is used exclusively for sending the newsletter.

The data provided when registering for the newsletter will be processed exclusively on the basis of your consent. You may revoke your consent at any time. For the revocation, an informal message by e-mail or you unsubscribe via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter is sufficient. The legality of the data processing operations already carried out remains unaffected by the revocation.

Data entered to set up the subscription will be deleted in the event of unsubscription. If this data has been transmitted to us for other purposes and elsewhere, it will remain with us.

YouTube

Our website uses YouTube plugins for the integration and display of video content. The provider of the video portal is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

When a page with an integrated YouTube plugin is called up, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. This tells YouTube which of my pages you have accessed.

YouTube can assign your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile if you are logged into your YouTube account. You can prevent this by logging out first.

YouTube is used in the interest of an appealing presentation of my online offers. and any data collected through YouTube is not under the control of adamatures.com

Details on the handling of user data can be found in YouTube’s privacy policy at: https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies. These are small text files that your web browser stores on your terminal device. Cookies help us to make my website more user-friendly, effective and secure.

Some cookies are “session cookies.” Such cookies are deleted automatically at the end of your browser session. On the other hand, other cookies remain on your terminal device until you delete them yourself. Such cookies help us to recognize you when you return to my website.

With a modern web browser, you can monitor, restrict or prevent the setting of cookies. Many web browsers can be configured so that cookies are deleted automatically when the program is closed. Disabling cookies may result in limited functionality of my website.

As the operator of this website, I have a legitimate interest in storing cookies for the technically error-free and smooth provision of my content offerings. If other cookies are set (e.g. for analysis functions), these are dealt with separately in this data protection declaration.

Browser plugin

The setting of cookies by your web browser can be prevented. However, some functions of my website may be restricted as a result. You can also prevent the collection of data relating to your website use, including your IP address and subsequent processing by Google. This is possible by downloading and installing the browser plug-in accessible via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Twitter Plugin

Our website uses functions of the Twitter service. The provider is Twitter Inc, 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.

When using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and published in your Twitter feed. This involves the transmission of data to Twitter. I have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or the use of this data by Twitter. Details can be found in Twitter’s privacy policy: https://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change your privacy settings on Twitter: https://twitter.com/account/settings.

Pinterest plugin

Our website uses functions of the social network Pinterest. The provider is Pinterest Inc, 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA.

When you call up a page with Pinterest functions, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Pinterest servers. Log data is transmitted to the Pinterest servers. The servers are located in the USA. The log data may possibly allow conclusions to be drawn about your IP address, websites visited, type and settings of the browser, date and time of the request, how you use Pinterest and cookies.

For details, please refer to Pinterest’s privacy policy: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy.

Google Web Fonts

Our website uses web fonts from Google. The provider is Google Inc, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

By using these web fonts, it is possible to present you with the presentation of my website that I desire, regardless of which fonts are available to you locally. This is done by retrieving the Google Web Fonts from a Google server in the USA and the associated transfer of your data to Google. This is your IP address and which of my pages you have visited. As the operator of this website, I have a legitimate interest in the optimal presentation and transmission of my website.

Google is certified for the us-European data protection agreement “Privacy Shield”. This data protection agreement is intended to ensure compliance with the level of data protection applicable in the EU.

You can find details about Google Web Fonts at: https://www.google.com/fonts#AboutPlace:about and further information in Google’s privacy policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy/partners?hl=de

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, the website owner of adamatures.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in the website’s owner sole discretion. adamatures.com encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

the terms and information in the privacy policy can be changed without prior notice

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